Blogging from the Bush

This and that about Photography, Wildlife & Conservation
Sep
09

New Photographic Safari in Namibia

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My newest safari offering 'Namibia on the Wild Side' is a 14 days photographic trip to Namibia. I will show you to some of the most photogenic locations in an incredible beautiful...
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Apr
23

Vanishing King II Premiere and Book Launch

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Don’t miss the premiere of the second part of Vanishing Kings by Into Nature Production and the accompanying launch of Dr. Philip Standers book about the desert-adapted lions of the Namib...
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Feb
25

The Perfect Scar

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On a recent morning drive out of Mata Mata camp in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa I made the wrong decision, staying with a coalition of four cheetah males. I...
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Nov
08

Photographers Against Wildlife Crime

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Just now I stumbled over a new and interesting project: Photographers Against Wildlife Crime. In this crowd-funded Coffee-table Book photographers joined forces to display their most iconic and powerful images to...
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Oct
12

World Chameleon Day

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On my way through Kaokoveld in northern Namibia I travelled on a small track. Not only is it an absolute scenic stretch, it had a few other surprises in stock, too.After...
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Oct
09

My 1st Aardwolf pics ever

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A few days ago in Etosha National Park, Namibia I drove along the pan’s edge in direction of Andoni plains. Suddenly I spotted something on the pan – roughly the size...
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Sep
29

Rhino Poaching

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Sad and shocking news from NamibiaA few days ago the Ministry of Environment and Tourism’s director of wildlife and national parks gave an update on the Rhino poaching crisis in Namibia....
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Aug
19

Food or Toy?

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One morning in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park I stumbled upon a surreal scene – a few lion youngster were playing with a very rare pangolin. Or did they try to feed...
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Jun
26

Numbers

NumbersPosted on 26. June 2016I just returned from my 2015/16 photographic trip to AfricaFollowing some numbers from my trip:32038 images taken28500 km driven9250 images kept2336 liter diesel consumption1573 images taken for...
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Apr
10

A fabulous week at Sossusvlei

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After a few changes to my original bookings I secured six consecutive days at the Sesriem campsite, Sossusvlei, Namibia. I was looking forward to a week’s playtime in one of the...
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Mar
02

Surprise Snack

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Around the campfire I heard from the old hands of the Kalahari about the terrapin and bird story at Craig Lockhart waterhole in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa. The story...
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Feb
05

Canon Tech Talk 2/2016 Outlook Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

After the announcement of the Canon EOS 1DX Mark II the question arises what does it mean for the replacement of the current Canon 5D – the EOS 5D Mark IV.Based...
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Blog Intro

Welcome to my blog,

I'm a professional wildlife photographer with a strong background in conservation & animal ecology. In my blog posts I share pictures, stories, moments & insights from my work as a wildlife photographer.

I hope you enjoy it.

Books

‘KALAHARI DREAMING’

Book Kalahari Dreaming Wildlife Photography

For my first coffee-table book ‘Kalahari Dreaming’ I spent months at a time on location to capture the mood and spirit of this beautiful place. All in all I stayed more than 700 days in the Kalahari to photograph its wild creatures.

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Prints

Magic of Light Bernd Waisolka wildphotlife

Treat oneself with an eye-catching image as a timeless wall decoration for your home. I offer limited and open edition prints, either printed on high quality canvas or paper.

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Photosafaris

Safari Heade Pic

Join me on an exclusive photographic safari to prime wildlife destination. Regardless of whether you are a novice or a seasoned photographer all skill levels are welcome.

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